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Oozy Zoo - Part 2 [BB451]

9 March, 2014

You should know the routine by now, after last week’s Birdbrain. Each clue below leads to a contrived phrase that can read the same in either direction. DUMB MUD, say, or LION OIL should help you get the mischief.

(And if you’re still not sure, then SEE REFEREES.) Well, this new set of clues is a little trickier, pointing to another lot of hokey palindromes. GO DOG!

1.Big jewel (4,3)
2. Small barbarian? (4-5)
3. NASA merch (5,4)
4. Deer laugh (3,6)
5. Carers career (6,3)
6. Milkers agogo (5,6)

SOLUTION NEXT WEEK
BB450 SOLUTION: Dumb mud, tuna nut, bosses sob, Rio noir, lion oil, see referees

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